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2014-02-18 23:31:34

NjordWorks Inc. leads the small drone revolution to the water with the debut of the Pioneer unmanned boat for civil and commercial use. Niceville, FL (PRWEB) February 18, 2014 NjordWorks Inc., a manufacturer of small unmanned vehicles, today announced the debut of the Pioneer small unmanned boat for civil and commercial use. The Pioneer unmanned boat, or unmanned surface vehicle (USV), lives up to its name as being the first in a class of small unmanned vehicles designed for very shallow...

2013-06-10 16:20:22

ANNAPOLIS, Md., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a contract to support the U.S. Navy's integration onto an unmanned surface vehicle (USV) of the Northrop Grumman-built AQS-24A Side Look Sonar System to look for bottom and volume mines remotely. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121024/LA98563LOGO) The repackaging of the sonar for USV use will build upon the proven capabilities of the AQS-24A. The AQS-24A and its...

NRL Test Robotic Fueling Of Unmanned Surface Vessels
2012-03-20 10:05:43

Engineers from the NRL Spacecraft Engineering Department (SED) successfully demonstrate the robotic fluids transfer from a stationary platform to an Unmanned Surface Vehicle (USV) in wave heights greater than three feet. The Rapid Autonomous Fuel Transfer (RAFT) project exhibits the ability to track the motion of a Sea Fox naval vessel, safely emplace a magnetic refueling fitting to an on-board refueling receptacle and successfully complete fluids transfer. Under current circumstance, USV...

2011-07-18 06:45:00

KINSTON, N.C., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spatial Integrated Systems, Inc. (SIS) announced that it has won a major contract from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) for the advancement of Unmanned Maritime Systems. The award builds on SIS's successful development to date of a fully autonomous maritime navigation and control system (Autonomous Maritime Navigation (AMN)). Under this three-year contract, SIS will demonstrate the technical viability of beyond-state-of-the-art advanced...